Oct 5, 2012 5:00am EDT
their season alive. they're already in texas preparing for the wild card playoff game against the texas rangers tonight. the winner moves on to play the yankees while the loser goes home. the o's made a push to challenge for the division crown, which ultimately went to new york. rangers enter on a losing streak, having dropped 9 of their last 13 games. first pitch at 8:37. >>> bad news for nhl fans. the first two weeks of the season are cancelled. the league made the announcement yesterday. owners and players are still locked in a battle over how to split $3 billion in revenue. there have been negotiations by both sides in recent days, but indications are they are no closer to a deal. the league did not say if the games could be made up if an agreement is reached soon. >>> one of the smithsonian's most popular artifacts is going on a journey overseas. the ruby red slippers that actress judy garland wore in the wizard of oz are being sent to london on a special exhibit on hollywood costumes. the shoes will be shown with dorothy's blue and white beginnigingham dress. ka curators say it's the firs
Oct 5, 2012 6:00am EDT
will look to keep their first trip to the postseason in 15 years alive. they take on the texas rangers in tonight's a.l. wild card playoff game. the winner moves on to play the yankees while the loser goes home. the rangers took the regular season series with the o's, winning 5 of the 7 games the team played. first pitch tonight at 8:37. >>> the nationals, on the other hand, will be anxious rly waiti to find out who they will play in their first playoff series in 80 years. the atlanta braves and st. louis cardinals play their wild card game tonight at 8:00. nats will take on the winner of that game on sunday. game one and two will be on the road. the first home game for the nats won't be until wednesday. >>> two major food festivals happening this weekend. first, taste of d.c. kicks off tomorrow. more than 50 restaurants taking part in the festival on pennsylvania avenue between the white house and the capital. ben's chili bowl hosting its second annual world chili eating championship as a precaution, police will shut down several roads during the event, starting at 7:00 tonight. that'
Oct 5, 2012 6:00pm EDT
the orioles are ready to take on the rangers >>> sunshine and warm today. nothing like what we're going to see on sunday. so, i bring you this beautiful picture would be nice to have this to look at, too, on sunday. this was sent in from bill folsom. he was out taking going to about 65 to 70 and then tomorrow morning into the upper 50s to low 60s and even though this is a little cool, cooler than what we've seen, these readings will not have anything on what our high temperature will be like on sunday. here's the deal, we have clouds coming in for tomorrow morning, some showers coming through. here is about a 20% to 30% chance for tomorrow afternoon. so, not a big chance of rain. we get most of our rain on sunday. it will spread through with an area of low pressure and then just down right cold as we see the numbers drop on into the 30s by the time we get to monday morning and below average just about all of next week. >>> at some point on sunday, we could have us a delicious dilemma, where do we switch? >> have to have two tvs, i guess. >> i have a theory, add to your to-do list. the only way